Ep. 1 · The Free Nationals ft. Anderson .Paak · Gidget · Cover by Justin Swiney
Updated: Jul 15
Justin is a Drummer/Producer from Brooklyn, New York who got his start in music at the early age of 3 years old. While studying at Susan E. Wagner High School, Justin has worked with and studied under the likes of Salim Washington, Frank Lacy, and Warren Smith. In December of 2017, Justin began touring with Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (2017-2019).
Since then, Justin has toured Europe, South America, Asia and Australia. In addition to performing with Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Justin has performed with Blackstar (Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def & Talib Kweli) and opened for the Gorillaz. Since 2017, Justin has been a side man with FKAjazz and Soul Science Lab playing venues such as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, University of New Orleans and a host of others.
In 2018, Justin produced and released BD3’s “Time.Era.Period” album. Following the release of that album TrewCulture was founded by Swiney, FKAJazz & BD3.